Neisseria gonorrhoeae is a species of aerobic, coffee bean-shaped bacterial cocci. It belongs to the family of Neisseriaceae.
Neisseria gonorrhoeae infections cause gonorrhoea (clap).
Worldwide, there is a high increase in the number of penicillin-resistant strains.
The main transmission path is direct or indirect contact with contaminated persons or objects.
» Necessary spectrum of antimicrobial activity